Author: Digital News Asia

Level playing field needed for govt cloud procurement: Ovum
Cloud services policies are being developed and iterated in all jurisdictions. However, policy-makers need to work harder to create a level playing field for cloud services adoption, mindful of the potential Type I and Type II procurement errors, says global analyst firm Ovum.
Astro’s gets honouree title at Webbys
Astro Radio’s has been awarded an Official Honouree title in the 17th Annual Webby Awards in the Radio & Podcasts category, the first Malaysian radio station to win such recognition.
Maxis Q1 revenue up 4.4%, mobile Net revenue up 17%
Maxis posted revenue of RM2.327 billion for the first quarter of 2013, a 4.4% increase over the same period last year, saying it recorded healthy growth across all business segments with data services, particularly mobile Internet, being the key growth driver, up 17.3% from a year ago.
Brocade and EMC deliver software-defined storage for fibre channel SANs
Brocade has announced that its Gen 5 Fibre Channel storage area network (SAN) solutions are integrated with the new EMC ViPR Software-Defined Storage Platform.
Trend Micro: Beware Iron Man 3 ... streaming sites
With the current hype around the third Iron Man movie, security company Trend Micro Inc said hundreds of websites have emerged claiming to stream the box office hit. Not only only are they scams, they open up users to malware threats.
Keep calm and stop spreading hate online, urges MCMC
Industry regulator the MCMC has urged the public to stop sending, sharing and posting ‘hate speech’ via social media.
TM caps off great year with ‘ayes’ to all AGM resolutions
TM said its shareholders approved all the resolutions proposed at its 28th AGM held May 7, adding that more than 2,000 shareholders attended to vote for the 11 resolutions that were tabled.
Global Foundries’ Singapore head to helm SEMI regional board
Global Foundries Singapore senior vice president and general manager K.C. Ang has been appointed to serve the SEMI Singapore Regional Advisory Board (RAB) as its new chairman effective immediately.
More than US$180k worth of fake HP products seized in KL
Law enforcement officers seized 80 counterfeit ink cartridges and more than 2,000 counterfeit toner cartridges worth more than RM540,000 (US$182,250) in Kuala Lumpur recently, Hewlett-Packard said in a statement.
We Asians love food and social media; and combining them
According to MasterCard’s latest survey on Consumer Purchasing Priorities – Dining, more than one-third of Asia Pacific consumers regularly look for online reviews before making dining out decisions.
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